Lemonade

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FOUNDING YEAR: 2015
LOCATION: United States
Last Update: 17/07/2020

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About

Lemonade is a P2P, technology-first and legacy-free insurance carrier. The startup has raised $13 million in initial funding and attracted a line-up of reinsurance partners, including Berkshire Hathaway's National Indemnity and leading Lloyd’s of London syndicates.

MEDICI Analysis

Lemonade is a fully licensed insurance carrier offering insurance policies in property and casualty insurance market. The P2P insurance platform leverages artificial intelligence and behavioral economics to offer home, condo and renters insurance carrier for residents of California, New York, and Illinois. It enables users to interact with a chatbot to provide information about their coverage needs, location, and property details, and Lemonade uses artificial intelligence to create a personalized policy for each user. The company is currently available in eight US states, including California, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, and Texas; licensed in 17 more states and looks to expand globally. Recently, Lemonade was selected for the 2019 Forbes FinTech 50 startups list.

Focus

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Lemonade offers a web-and-mobile-based P2P insurance platform for home, condo, and renters insurance.

REVENUE MODEL

The company follows a monthly-based subscription revenue model. It starts from $5 for renters insurance and $25 for homeowners insurance.

MAIN CLIENTS

Homeowners and renters.

PRIMARY PROBLEM SOLVED

The inherent conflict- the moral hazard- at the heart of the insurance industry.

COMMENT

The platform uses artificial intelligence technology to provide personalized policies and helps in the claim process for plan holders. Lemonade offers public API that provides access to businesses like real estate companies, mortgage originators, e-commerce sites, and lifestyle brands to offer Lemonade policies through their apps or websites. The API supports easy quoting, policy creation, and payment for homeowners, condo, and renters insurance policies.

Traction

VALUATION / MARKET CAP:

$2 B in 2019

VALUATION COMMENT:

Third-party data news sources reported that the company's valuation is more than $2.billion. (Apr. 2019)

REVENUE

$5.0M - $9.99M in 2017

REVENUE COMMENT:

The company had a revenue of $9.82Million in 2017

ACTIVE USERS COMMENT:

The company has more than 300k customers on the platform. (Feb. 2019)

TRACTION COMMENT:

The company is planning to expand to Europe and other states of the US. (Apr. 2019)

People

FOUNDERS

Daniel Schreiber

Shai Wininger

BOARD MEMBERS AND ADVISORS

Tom Hutton

Joel Cutler

Haim Sadger

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES

201-500

INVESTORS:

Aleph Venture Capital

Allianz

and SoftBank.

Expansion Venture Capital

General Catalyst

General Catalyst Partners

GV

GV (Google Ventures)

OurCrowd

Sequoia Capital

SoftBank

Thrive Capital

Tusk Ventures

XL Innovate

KEY EMPLOYEES:

Daniel Schreiber (CEO); Ty Sagalow (CIO)

Momentum

FUNDED

YES

TOTAL FUNDING

$480 M

DATE OF LAST FUNDING

Jul 2019

TOTAL FUNDING COMMENT

The company will use its funds for global expansion and developing new products. (Apr. 2019)

SEED & PRIOR FUNDING

$13 M

SEED CLOSED ON

Dec 2015

FUNDING SERIES

SERIES A  · $13 M  · Aug 2016

SERIES B  · $34 M  · Dec 2016

SERIES C  · $120 M  · Dec 2017

SERIES D  · $300 M  · Apr 2019

LISTED

NO

COMMENT

An undisclosed fund was raised in April 2017.

BASICS

FOUNDING YEAR:

2015

LOCATION:

United States

Views:

1888 VISITORS | 3100 VIEWS
LATEST FUNDING ROUND

$480 M

TOTAL EMPLOYEES
201-500

About

Lemonade is a P2P, technology-first and legacy-free insurance carrier. The startup has raised $13 million in initial funding and attracted a line-up of reinsurance partners, including Berkshire Hathaway's National Indemnity and leading Lloyd’s of London syndicates.

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MEDICI Analysis

Lemonade is a fully licensed insurance carrier offering insurance policies in property and casualty insurance market. The P2P insurance platform leverages artificial intelligence and behavioral economics to offer home, condo and renters insurance carrier for residents of California, New York, and Illinois. It enables users to interact with a chatbot to provide information about their coverage needs, location, and property details, and Lemonade uses artificial intelligence to create a personalized policy for each user. The company is currently available in eight US states, including California, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, and Texas; licensed in 17 more states and looks to expand globally. Recently, Lemonade was selected for the 2019 Forbes FinTech 50 startups list.

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Lemonade

About

Lemonade is a P2P, technology-first and legacy-free insurance carrier. The startup has raised $13 million in initial funding and attracted a line-up of reinsurance partners, including Berkshire Hathaway's National Indemnity and leading Lloyd’s of London syndicates.

Focus

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Peer to Peer insurance carrier

REVENUE MODEL

The company follows a monthly-based subscription revenue model. It starts from $5 for renters insurance and $25 for homeowners insurance.

TOP PROBLEM SOLVED

The inherent conflict- the moral hazard- at the heart of the insurance industry.

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT STAGE

Operational

People

FOUNDERS

Daniel Schreiber

Shai Wininger

NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES

1-10

KEY EMPLOYEES:

CEO, FOUNDER: Daniel Schreiber

employee: Daniel Schreiber (CEO); Ty Sagalow (CIO)

FOUNDER: Shai Wininger

BOARD MEMBERS AND ADVISORS:

Tom Hutton, Joel Cutler, Haim Sadger

INVESTORS:

Aleph Venture Capital

Allianz

Allianz

Allianz

Allianz

Allianz

Allianz

Allianz

and SoftBank.

Expansion Venture Capital

General Catalyst

General Catalyst

General Catalyst

General Catalyst

General Catalyst

General Catalyst

General Catalyst Partners

GV

GV

GV

GV

GV

GV

GV (Google Ventures)

OurCrowd

OurCrowd

OurCrowd

OurCrowd

OurCrowd

OurCrowd

Sequoia Capital

SoftBank

SoftBank

SoftBank

SoftBank

SoftBank

SoftBank

Thrive Capital

Tusk Ventures

XL Innovate

Momentum

FUNDED

YES

LISTED

NO